Ventôse

Ventôse

[vahn-tohz]
noun
(in the French Revolutionary calendar) the sixth month of the year, extending from February 19 to March 20.

Origin:
< French < Latin ventōsus; see ventose

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Ventôse (vɑ̃toz)
 
n
the windy month: the sixth month of the French Revolutionary calendar, extending from Feb 20 to Mar 21
 
[C18: from Latin ventōsus full of wind, from ventus wind]

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